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Bergen Destination Guide

Delve into Bergen in Norway!

Bergen in the region of Hordaland with it's 213,585 residents is a place located in Norway - some 189 mi (or 305 km) West of Oslo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Bergen

Local time in Bergen is now 08:44 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Oslo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Ytre Arna, Stavanger, Mirza Rafi Sauda, Odda, Nygard or Askøy. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Bergen Chopper Tour - spectacular aerial...

06:33 min ( September 26, 2010 by tunliweb)
Views: 5,652 - Rating: 5/5

Get ready for spectacular aerial views of beautiful Bergen, Norway in full HD 1080p. Bergen, the second largest city in Norway, is located in the county of Hordaland. The population of Bergen is 256 5...

Bergen Norway: Salty Harbor Town

05:26 min ( December 06, 2011 by RickSteves)
Views: 18,720 - Rating: 4.91489/5

With people, Bergen is a big city by Norwegian standards, but visitors sticking to the compact old center find it charming. Enjoy the busy harbor with its salty market and timber warehouses dripping ...


Valg 2007 - Bergen Kommune

00:36 min ( September 26, 2007 by AozoraYu)
Views: 1,704 - Rating: 4.83333/5

Yo! My second 3D animated short movie. Unfortunately its not about ninjas this time. The story here is simple. This character are telling the people in the city, and the viewers (you) to use your vote...

Semesterstart for International Students...

02:43 min ( March 30, 2009 by UniBergen)
Views: 2,602 - Rating: 4/5

Meet some of our new international students! A video from the semesterstart at The University of Bergen, including testemonials about the reception, the welcoming, the country, the city, and the atmos...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Bergen during the next days.

29
May
2019

Seigmen

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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30
May
2019

Seigmen

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31
May
2019

Seigmen

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01
Jun
2019

Seigmen

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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04
Jun
2019

Schibsted Annonsekurs Tekst - Bergens Tidende

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Elton John Bergen

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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08
Jun
2019

Mark Knopfler Bergen

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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10
Jun
2019

Phil Collins

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Phil Collins Bergen

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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11
Jun
2019

Future Week; The Mobile Story

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Fløibanen

Fløibanen is a funicular in Bergen, Norway which runs up the mountain of Fløyen. It is one of Bergen's major tourist attractions and one of Norway's most visited attractions. Over 1 million passengers a year have used it over the past few years. Fløibanen was officially opened on 15 January 1918. The idea to build transport to Fløyen was put forward in 1895 by John Lund, a member of the Norwegian legislature. Work to build Fløibanen started in 1914. The line was ready in 1918.

More reading: Fløibanen homepage
Located at 60.39, 5.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1918 establishments in Norway, Companies based in Bergen, Funicular railways in Norway, Metre gauge railways in Norway, Railway lines opened in 1918, Transport in Bergen, Visitor attractions in Bergen

Kvarteret

Det Akademiske Kvarter (eng. The Academic Quarter), more commonly known as Kvarteret, is a student house in Bergen, Norway. The house is run by about 400 volunteer students. Kvarteret hosts a huge number of happenings each year, ranging from juggling shows to concerts. In addition to hosting cultural events it offers the volunteers experience as sound technicians, bartenders, photographers and system administrators to mention a few.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.39, 5.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1995 establishments in Norway, Buildings and structures in Bergen, Visitor attractions in Bergen

Bryggen

Bryggen, also known as Tyskebryggen (the German Wharf) is a series of Hanseatic commercial buildings lining the eastern side of the fjord coming into Bergen, Norway. Bryggen has since 1979 been on the UNESCO list for World Cultural Heritage sites. The name has the same origin as the Flemish city of Brugge. The city of Bergen was founded in 1070. The area of the present Bryggen constitutes the oldest part of the city.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.39, 5.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Bergen, Trading posts of the Hanseatic League, Visitor attractions in Bergen, World Heritage Sites in Norway

Bergen Museum

The Bergen Museum is a university museum in Bergen, Norway. Founded in 1825 with the intent of building large collections in the fields of culture and natural history, it became the grounds for most of the academic activity in the city, a tradition which has prevailed since the museum became part of the University of Bergen. Bergen Museum is divided into two departments, the Natural History Collections and the Cultural History Collections.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 60.39, 5.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Art museums and galleries in Norway, Culture in Hordaland, History museums in Norway, Museums established in 1825, Museums in Bergen, Natural history museums in Norway, University museums in Norway, University of Bergen

University of Bergen

The University of Bergen (Norwegian: Universitetet i Bergen) is located in Bergen, Norway. Although founded as late as 1946, academic activity had taken place at Bergen Museum as far back as 1825. The university today serves more than 14,500 students.

More reading: University of Bergen homepage
Located at 60.39, 5.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1946 establishments in Norway, Coimbra Group, Education in Bergen, Educational institutions established in 1946, Public universities, University of Bergen